Sober Living

Quarantine and Relapse: How to Stay in Recovery

woman looking out window and struggling with quarantine and relapse

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 22, 2020 Quarantine and relapse may feel synonymous. Isolation has long been recognized as a relapse trigger, and experts are reporting that the relapse rate is rising due to the quarantine. Do quarantine and relapse go hand in hand? They can. However, there are

Sober Super Bowl Party

friends enjoying a sober Super Bowl party

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 1, 2020 We tend to associate Super Bowl Sunday with good feelings. Friendly rivalries, great football, fun commercials, ad lots of snacks and drinks. But for many, Super Bowl Sunday can also include the temptation to drink, use drugs, or fall back into unhealthy

Sober Living Home or Halfway House? What’s the Difference?

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 9, 2017 Sober Living Home or Halfway House? What’s the Difference? By Michael Rass Some time ago, a Reddit user in recovery posted this request: “Hi friends! I’m hoping some of you might be able to help me. I’m trying to determine the differences

Recipe for Recovery: 12 Step Mix

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 31, 2017 “Serenity!” If you have ever attended a committee meeting within the anonymous fellowships you’ve heard it shouted (ironically) from the back of the room. Certainly, if you’ve attended any 12-Step meeting, then you’ve heard the prayer: God, grant me the serenity to

Faces of Gratitude: 2016

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 4, 2016 Thanksgiving is the holiday that brings out appreciation and gratitude at the end of the year. While we should all be thankful for what we have every day, this is the time of the year that we tend to express that more